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Earthquake rumour quashed by NCMS

ABU DHABI - The National Center of Meteorology & Seismology (NCMS) issued a statement today in which it denied rumours about the United States Geological Survey (USGS) predicting a powerful earthquake that will hit the region during the period between 25 and 30 April.

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It’s raining mud!

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Deaths in raging weather

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Thunderstorm hits UAE

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Thunderstorm hits UAE

Lightning and thunderstorms lashed vrious regions of the Abu Dhabi Emirate on Saturday evening after hazy and cloudy weather brought in by powerful winds enveloped the UAE.

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Cooler days ahead: NCMS

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Cooler days ahead: NCMS

The UAE, particularly over the northern and eastern areas, will remain partly cloudy today, with hazy patches across the emirate and a substantial drop in temperature.

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